Summer is my favorite season and it always takes me a while to adjust to autumn. Once it’s late October or November I totally don’t mind the weather anymore. I can actually enjoy strong winds, leafs twirling around and evenings with the fire place on. I love many of the foods that autumn has to […]
I love getting inspiration from cookbooks. Sometimes it can be annoying that there are many dishes in a cookbook that aren’t my taste. Some books have many recipes with meat for example (I’m a vegetarian), or have a long list of ingredients or ingredients that are very difficult to find. All of those things don’t […]
It’s really warm in the Netherlands this week. Some people might find it dificult to think of something to make for dinner with this weather. I made this vegetarian salad with rocket, strawberries, pecan nuts and feta cheese this week. Salads are perfect for this warm weather. As is any ‘cold’ dish. These recipes are […]
You can do so many things with courgette (zucchini)! You can make courgette spaghetti (courgetti), courgette roses and you can even use it as a very healthy pizza base (check the video recipe here). But you can also keep it very simple and make this super healthy grilled courgette salad. This salad is vegan and […]
This sweet potato salad is healthy and very easy to make (only 4 ingredients are needed!). It’s perfect as a side dish or for your barbecues and picnics in the summer! Click here for the recipe. If you like sweet potatoes you might also like my sweet potato gnocchi and my sweet potato pies.
The recipe for this healthy middle eastern salad is now online. It’s vegetarian, gluten free and low carb. I have a version with halloumi cheese, a vegan one and one with feta cheese as pictured above Click here for the recipe and here for more healthy dinner recipes.
Alan & Pim’s have been open in Rotterdam for a while and they’ve recently opened up their second restaurant in Scheveningen. This made me curious and made me want to try it for myself. Alan & Pim’s is a chicken restaurant, specialized in roasted chicken and serves all kinds of chicken dishes. Although chicken is […]
This grilled peach salad is perfect for summer! I love using fruit in my dinner dishes in summer, they add something sweet and refreshing. This salad is vegan and gluten free. For one portion I used 2 hands of wild spinach, 1 peach, pecan nuts and 1 cubed sweet potato. I shortly fried the sweet potato […]
Freshii is on a mission to make healthy food affordable and convenient. It started with a shop in Toronto, Canada and less than 10 years later it has branches in more than 75 cities in 15 countries. I had my first Freshii experience in February 2016. This was because Freshii opened their first restaurant in the Netherlands. […]
This mackerel salad is filled with superfoods! Smoked mackerel, as an oily fish, is filled with omega-3 and vitamin D. Quinoa is high in fiber and protein. And broccoli is known for its antioxidant benefits. You don’t need a dressing for this gluten free salad, making it filled with nothing but goodness! Check the recipe […]
Do you want to make a lovely 3 course vegetarian or vegan meal for your valentine this year? I’ve created a menu that’s healthy and suitable for vegetarians and vegans. It includes some gluten free options as well! We all know that love goes through the stomach, so give this menu a try! You can find […]
New recipe online! A salad for in winter with red beets, goat cheese and grapefruit. This salad is like a taste explosion in your mouth, it has the sweetness of the red beets, a bit of sour because of the grapefruit, softness from the goat cheese and crunchiness from the walnuts. The nice thing about […]
Let’s get freaky… errm I mean freekeh Freekeh is relatively new in Europe, but the bigger supermarkets or your local Arabic shop should have it. Freekeh is a grain made from green wheat. Freekeh, sometimes spelled frikeh or called farik, is very high in fiber. This recipe is vegetarian and vegan, but if you like […]